Author Archives: Lisa Gates

About Lisa Gates

Lisa Gates is associate dean for fellowships and research at Middlebury College. To contact Dean Gates, send an email to lgates@middlebury.edu or call x3183.

Foreign Affairs IT Fellowship Webinar on Sept. 24–Register Now!

Applications for the Foreign Affairs IT Fellowship 2021 program are now being accepted. See https://www.faitfellowship.org/ .The FAIT Fellowship, funded by the United States Department of State, provides undergraduate and graduate students in IT-related fields with tuition assistance, as well as mentorship and professional development, to launch their careers in the Foreign Service as Information Management Specialists. […]

PPIA Junior Summer Institute Application Deadline Is Nov 15

The application for 2021 PPIA Junior Summer Institute Application is now open and due on November 15, 2020. The application can be found online at https://jsiawards.ppiaprogram.org/. The PPIA Fellowship Program prepares students to pursue Masters’ or joint degrees, typically in public policy, public administration, international affairs, or a related field. The organization does this through the intensive study provided by participation in a Junior Summer […]

Blakemore Freeman Fellowships for Advanced Asian Language Study–Deadline Dec. 30!

Applications for our fellowships for the 2021/2022 academic year are now open at https://blakemorefoundation.communityforce.com. Deadline is December 30, 2020. See www.blakemorefoundation.org for more information! Since 1990, the Blakemore Foundation has awarded over $20 million in grants to graduating seniors, college graduates, graduate students and young/mid-career professionals to fund an academic year of advanced language study in […]

Sept/Oct Info Sessions for NSF Graduate Research Fellowship

The NSF GRF Program Office will be conducting a series of webinars in September and October for potential GRFP applicants and reference writers. Following are the dates, times, and registration links for upcoming webinars: Date Time Webinar Meeting Title(Meetings via Zoom videoconferencing) Thurs., Sept. 24, 2020   2PM – 4PM EST GRFP 2021 Applicant Webinar #2 […]

Watson Fall Webinar

The Watson foundation is hosting a fall Zoom information session on Wednesday, September 16th, 2020. Students can register here: https://www.getfeedback.com/r/yAGqOucI . The webinar will be led by Watson Executive Director Chris Kasabach and Associate Director, Sneha Subramanian. 2019 Watson Fellow, Arish will share his Watson experience. You can learn more about Arish and his Watson experience here. For more information about the Watson, […]

Watson and Fulbright Internal Deadlines

Yes, deadlines are fast approaching. Summer is officially over. Watson internal deadline: Wednesday, Sept 9 at noon. To apply for nomination, complete the required sections of the Watson online application and send an email to fellowships@middlebury.edu with a Banner transcript (advising format if possible), the names of your recommenders. In the subject line, write “Watson […]

Upcoming Fulbright Webinars–check it out!

Upcoming Webinars for Applicants: *NEW* Alumni Ambassador Panel: First generation college students (July 14) Alumni Ambassador Panel: Reapplying to Fulbright (July 15)  Study/Research Alumni Ambassador Q&A (July 31) A full list of Applicant webinars can be found on the Information Sessions page of the website. All applicant webinars are recorded and can be accessed throughout the competition on the Recorded […]